Calvary Holiness Church could refer to two separate Christian denominations:
- For the mid-20th century holiness denomination in England, see Church of the Nazarene.
- For the late-20th century holiness denomination with two congregations in Philadelphia, see Calvary Holiness Church (Philadelphia).
... The Calvary Holiness Church is a small Christian denomination in the pietistic and holiness tradition ... It is a division from the Brethren in Christ Church ... The Calvary Holiness Church began in 1963 when the Philadelphia Brethren in Christ congregation (org ...
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